The TVS Apache RR 310, which is priced at Rs 205,000 (ex-showroom India) boasts of superior performance and riding dynamics, combined with a powerful, expressive design. "We are confident that the customers and Apache-lovers will be bowled over by it, as they find a ideal combination of race craft technology and riding dynamics".
Asserting that The roll-out of TVS Apache RR 310 "is the culmination of years of honest efforts", Mr. Radhakrishnan said that adding that the new bike "is a testimony to our racing DNA and R&D (research and development) capabilities".
The new offering, according to K.N. Radhakrishnan, president and chief executive officer of TVS Motor, is the beginning of the company's breakthrough into the super-premium category. The vehicle marks the official entry of motor company into the super-premium bike segment. "In the last quarter we sold more than 35,000 units per month of the Apache RTR", said Venu. The TVS Apache RR 310 is another step in our effort to deliver beyond customers' expectations and offering them a chance to upgrade from premium to super-premium category. The engine comes mated to a six-speed gearbox. The JMD insisted that the company had enough capacity at its Hosur plant to make the it (TVS Apache RR 310) in India for the world market. TVS claims the Apache RR 310 will do 0-60 km/h in 2.92 seconds while 100 km/h comes up in 7.17 seconds. The engine is reverse inclined and gets double overhead camshafts (DOHC) along with a hydraulic cam chain tensioner for lower maintenance.
The TVS Apache RR 310 is equipped with a race-inspired vertical speedo-cum-tachometer with 18 racing tell-tale diagnostics, and a comprehensive post-ride analysis. It is also fitted with first in-class bi-LED twin projector head lamps for maximum reach and visibility. Michelin Street Sport tyres measuring 110/70 R17 front and 150/60 R17 rear are offered on the Apache RR 310. The Apache RR 310 gets a smooth back segment with seating for two and an intriguing LED back light. Both, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) and Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) system are available as standard on the TVS Apache RR 310. It is available in two colour options - Racing Red and Racing Black. "We have the current Apache range - 160cc, 180cc and 200cc motorcycles - and in the upto-200 cc naked bikes segment we are growing at around 28% while the market is growing 10-12%".